Belize Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 241
No. Of products 789
No. Of partners 72
Imports (in US$ Mil) 958
No. Of products 3,206
No. Of partners 116

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.29
Index of export market penetration1.52
World Growth3.50
Country Growth-5.85

Service Indicators 2018

Service imports (BoP, current US$)231,146,454.71
Service exports (BoP, current US$)626,192,295.60
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)58.01
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)57.70

Belize top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States75 31.33
United Kingdom72 30.07
Jamaica15 6.19
Ireland13 5.30
Barbados10 4.27
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States407 42.52
China115 12.01
Mexico103 10.75
Guatemala71 7.44
Panama30 3.11

Belize Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials75 31.26 22 2.27 11.96
Intermediate goods82 33.86 139 14.54 5.94
Consumer goods76 31.36 616 64.35 14.31
Capital goods8 3.14 175 18.25 7.10

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Raw cane sugar, in s ...56,355.43
Bananas, including p ...37,136.43
Frozen orange juice, ...29,142.28
Petroleum oils, etc, ...13,363.34
Petroleum oils and o ...12,324.28
Petroleum oils, etc, ...120,923.39
Cigarettes containin ...47,740.17
Butanes, liquefied20,048.82
Portland cement (exc ...13,092.17
Transmission apparat ...11,123.77

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Belize

Tariffs 2018

No. Of Tariff Agreement 6
Simple Average (%) 10.87
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 168,317.13
Maximum Rate (%) 100
Weighted Average (%) 11.08
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 16.79

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI) 2009

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - MFN Tariff (2009)0.07
Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - Applied Tariff (2009)0.07

Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

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Non-Tariff Measures (NTM)

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No Of NTM Affected Products (HS 6 Digit)...

Temporary Trade Barriers Database (TTDB)

Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Simple Average...
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World Development Indicators (WDI)

2018 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)1,871
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)4,470.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-6.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-0.31

Doing Business

2019 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank135
Trading Across Borders Rank114

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

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Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

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